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« Reply #110 on: June 03, 2012 06:23:06 PM »

Received from sweetyetevil a hot air balloon themed wall hanging:



The balloons at the upper left, middle, and lower right are machine embroidered; the ones on the upper right are rubber stamped and accompany the hand embroidered title "Drift Into Adventure".

The balloon at the lower left has been stuffed a bit to make it dimensional (hard to photograph; below shows it the best of several I took), has a dangling "basket", and floats on a field of glow-in-the-dark stars (aka lots and lots and LOTS of tiny knots):



Thanks, sweetye!
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« Reply #111 on: June 03, 2012 06:51:47 PM »

The zombie quilt made me chuckle Grin I don't know why but it made me think of the old "Love Is..." cartoon from the 70's. Yipes, showing my age here.
Zombie Love Is.....Hahaha. Great quilt!!!!


Love those! We have love is magnets on our fridge. LOL!
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« Reply #112 on: June 03, 2012 06:52:23 PM »

That air balloon quilt is so whimsical!
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« Reply #113 on: June 03, 2012 08:42:54 PM »

I'm not a huge Zombie fan but wow that quilt could convert me! I love all the attention to detail! Awesome work!

And the hot air balloons are just so whimsical and great! I love the stuffed one in the bottom corner! I think I like that it's basket is attached by the rings! What an awesome idea!

Great work! Can't wait to see what else pops up on the board!
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« Reply #114 on: June 03, 2012 10:07:19 PM »

The hot air balloon one is awesome! I like how they are differently done. And the hanging basket is so neat!
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« Reply #115 on: June 03, 2012 10:29:25 PM »

Great stuff today! I love the zombie quilt and the hot air balloons are too cute!
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« Reply #116 on: June 04, 2012 07:45:43 AM »

Thank you for all the lovely comments about the zombie quilt!  It was my first time doing a mini-art-quilt and I had some serious anxiety.  I have issues.  Grin  It was so much fun to make though!  I did do the applique by hand.  I usually prefer to do it by machine, but the pieces were too small that I didn't think I could do it properly.  It was really fun to put together though.  And Lanikins was such an awesome partner!  I'm uploading the pictures of the quilt she sent me right now!
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« Reply #117 on: June 04, 2012 07:46:18 AM »

Oh, and duh!  The hot air balloon quilt is fantastic!  I love the hanging basket!
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« Reply #118 on: June 04, 2012 07:51:18 AM »

Yeah, those hot air balloons are so great! I like how they are all different. Drift into adventure, ha, gotta love that!! Awesome quilt, sweetyetevil, great work!
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« Reply #119 on: June 04, 2012 08:02:37 AM »

I received this lovely little treat in this morning's mail from Lanikins.  The colors and patterns and the panda.  *swoon*  It's all just so me!  I love it, I love it, I love it!!







Lani, thank you so, so much!!
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